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Alocasia Infernalis

Alocasia Infernalis

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Alocasia Infernalis For Sale

INDOMARTZ is an Indonesian Product Online Store. Available for sale Alocasia Infernalis, the plants we offer are native plants cultivated by our local farmers. Can ship to USA, CANADA, EUROPE, ASIA and AFRICA legalized with Phytosanitary Certificate. Buy online Alocasia Infernalis in our shop with safe and secure payment.

Plant photos are for reference. We always choose the best plants for buyers. The size and shape of the plant to be sent is like the one in the photo, more or less the leaves depend on the stock available. Prior to the delivery process, the plants will receive special treatment in quarantine so that they are clean from pests, insects and shipping plants without using soil media but instead using alternative planting media, namely moss or tissue.

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Description and Characteristics

Description and Characteristics of Alocasia Infernalis

Alocasia Infernalis, also known as the "Black magic" Alocasia, is a stunning plant native to Southeast Asia that belongs to the Araceae family.This plant is known for its large, dark, and glossy leaves that can grow up to 60cm long and 30cm wide.The unique feature of the Alocasia Infernalis is the leaves, which have a deep, velvety black color that looks almost surreal in contrast to the bright white veins.

The Alocasia Infernalis is a tropical plant that thrives in warm and humid environments.It prefers bright, indirect light and well-draining soil that is rich in nutrients.This plant is a fast-growing species and can reach a height of up to 1.2 meters.The Alocasia Infernalis can be propagated through rhizomes or by using stem cuttings.

This plant requires regular watering, but it's important not to overwater it as it can cause root rot.Additionally, it's recommended to mist the leaves to increase humidity and prevent them from becoming too dry.The Alocasia Infernalis is a great addition to any indoor space as it not only looks stunning but also helps to purify the air by removing harmful toxins.However, it's important to keep in mind that this plant is toxic to pets and humans if ingested, so it should be kept out of reach.

How to Care for Optimal Growing

Alocasia Infernalis Plant Care

Proper care is crucial for the Alocasia Infernalis to thrive and grow to its full potential.Here are some tips on how to care for your Alocasia Infernalis:

  1. Light: Alocasia Infernalis prefers bright, indirect light.Direct sunlight can scorch its leaves, while too little light can cause it to grow slowly.Place it near a bright window, but avoid direct sunlight.
  2. Watering: Water your Alocasia Infernalis regularly, but make sure the soil is well-drained to prevent root rot.Check the soil moisture level regularly by inserting your finger into the soil.If the top inch of soil feels dry, it's time to water.However, be cautious not to overwater it as it can lead to root rot.
  3. Humidity: Alocasia Infernalis loves humidity, so it's essential to maintain a humid environment.You can increase humidity by misting the leaves or placing a tray filled with water near the plant.
  4. Fertilizer: Feed your Alocasia Infernalis with a balanced fertilizer every two weeks during the growing season (spring and summer).Avoid fertilizing during the winter months when it's dormant.
  5. Soil: Use well-draining, fertile soil that is rich in organic matter.Alocasia Infernalis prefers slightly acidic soil with a pH level of around 6.0-6.5.
  6. Pruning: Prune any yellow or dead leaves to promote healthy growth and to prevent pests or diseases from spreading.
  7. Temperature: Alocasia Infernalis thrives in warm temperatures ranging from 20-30°C.Avoid placing it in areas with cold drafts or temperatures below 16°C.

By following these tips, you can ensure that your Alocasia Infernalis grows healthy and thrives in your home or office.

Common Issues and Troubleshooting

Common Issues and Troubleshooting of Alocasia Infernalis

Despite its stunning appearance, the Alocasia Infernalis can face some common issues that can affect its growth and health.Here are some common issues and troubleshooting tips to help you care for your Alocasia Infernalis:

  1. Yellowing leaves: Yellow leaves are a common issue in Alocasia Infernalis, and it can be caused by overwatering, underwatering, or direct sunlight.To fix this issue, adjust the watering schedule, move the plant to a brighter, indirect light location, and remove any yellow or dead leaves.
  2. Brown tips: Brown tips are usually a sign of underwatering or low humidity levels.To fix this issue, increase the frequency of watering, or mist leaves to increase humidity levels.
  3. Root rot: Overwatering and poor drainage can lead to root rot, which can cause the plant's roots to rot and die.To fix this issue, remove the affected parts of the plant, improve drainage, and adjust the watering schedule.
  4. Pests: Alocasia Infernalis is susceptible to pests such as spider mites, mealy bugs, and scale insects.To fix this issue, use an insecticidal soap or neem oil to treat the affected areas.
  5. Slow growth: Alocasia Infernalis needs bright, indirect light and regular watering to grow properly.If your plant is growing slowly, make sure it's getting enough light and water, and fertilize it every two weeks during the growing season.

By addressing these common issues, you can help your Alocasia Infernalis grow healthy and thrive in your home or office.

Treatment After Shipment

Here are some general steps you can follow after buying houseplants online from abroad :

  • Unpack your plants : Carefully remove your plants from their packaging and inspect them for any damage that may have occurred during shipping. Separate the moss/tissue at the roots. Cut and discard any damaged or rotting roots, Also check the leaves, cut and discard if any are yellow.
  • Plant acclimatization : Clean with clean water and give anti-bacterial or anti-fungal drugs. Give your plants some time to adjust to their new environment. They may be stressed from the shipping process and may need a few days to acclimate to their new surroundings.
  • Repot the plants : They may need to be repotted into larger containers. Choose a pot that is one size larger than the current pot and make sure it has drainage holes.
  • Water the plants : Check the soil moisture level and water your plants as needed. Be sure not to overwater, as this can lead to root rot.
  • Provide adequate lighting: Most houseplants require bright, indirect light. Place your plants in a location that provides the appropriate lighting for their specific needs.
  • Monitor the plants : Keep an eye on your plants and watch for any signs of stress or disease. Take action immediately if you notice any issues.
  • Follow care instructions : Make sure to follow the care instructions that came with your plants, as different species have different requirements for water, light, and humidity.

Overall, the key to success with houseplants is to provide them with the right environment and care. With a little attention and patience, your new plants should thrive in their new home!

Handling Time

It takes 1–2 weeks for the process of obtaining export permits and laboratory examinations for the issuance of Phytosanitary Certificates. Plants can be sent if a phytosanitary certificate has been issued.

Delivery

Alocasia Infernalis are sent from East Java, Indonesia. The shipping fee is (USA : 60 USD) & (Others Country : 70 USD) per order, with an estimated delivery time of 5–10 business days to the destination of the package. Shipping services using DHL EXPRESS or CARGO. We will send a tracking number and link via email so buyers can monitor the journey of their package.

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